The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 27 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.78% 1.07% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 3.95% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £51,250 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.30% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £24,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £43,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 76 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.67% 27.05% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 54 127
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) SafeCom
3 1 (33.33%) Equitrac
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) VSAT
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) 802.11
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) PSTN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VSAT
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) 3Com
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Equitrac
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (33.33%) SafeCom
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam